The hero of Naipaul's novel 'A House for Biswas' , like modern young men, wishes to paddle his own canoe.

A. lead an independent life

B. depend on himself

C. make the best of his life

D. have his own means of livelihood

Answer: Option B

Solution(By Examveda Team)

to paddle his own canoe: independent.

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